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The Idaho Genealogical Society has published a collection of recipes in a cookbook titled"150 Years of Idaho Cooking", in honor of the Idaho Territorial Sesquicentennial. The book includes a number of recipes from Idaho's historical past, including interesting notes and anecdotes about the recipe or its contributor. Visit the IGS Publications page to order, or Click Here!

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The 2017 Winter Quarterly newsletter is now available in digital format. To access it, and all other quarterly issues, go to:
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Scheduling and sponsoring seminars throughout the year that will enhance ancestry knowledge.

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